Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Academic Degree
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 23 30
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.20% 2.90% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.15% 25.00% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Peterborough median daily rate £218 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.86% - -17.65%
10th Percentile £209 £263 £325
90th Percentile £226 £375 £375
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £339 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -3.21% - -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Peterborough median hourly rate £34.50 - £17.50
10th Percentile £33.25 - £16.25
90th Percentile £35.75 - £18.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year - +37.93% +18.37%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Peterborough
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 65 24 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 19.46% 11.59% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 23
Peterborough median daily rate £375 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +30.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £209 £116 £174
90th Percentile £538 £450 £545
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £365 £400 £368
% change year-on-year -8.75% +8.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 18
Peterborough median hourly rate £12.50 £45.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.22% +291.30% -4.17%
10th Percentile £11.10 £42.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £16.05 £47.50 £12.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £40.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -61.88% +233.33% -7.66%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Peterborough

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Degree in Peterborough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Peterborough

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree in Peterborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) MBA
1 2 (50.00%) R
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) Pattern Matching
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Perl

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Pattern Matching
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MBA
2 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Alteryx
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau